Olbermann On ABC’s ‘This Week’…

Olbermann: ‘Almost deliberate’ gas price hikes are to hurt Obama Liberal commentator Keith Olbermann on Sunday suggested that the price of gas had been artificially manipulated since President Barack Obama took office to hurt his chances at re-election. In an appearance on ABC, Olbermann noted he had become suspicious after gas prices increased from $1.61… More Olbermann On ABC’s ‘This Week’…

Krugman: Let Them Default-“I’m terrified by a blackmail political system”

Paul Krugman is usually on point and this time is no exception… Democratic Underground   Crooks & Liars Much pearl-clutching after the statement on This Week by Paul Krugman that the U.S. should allow the government to default on the debt limit rather than allow Republicans to hold New Deal social programs hostage. Former Deputy Treasury… More Krugman: Let Them Default-“I’m terrified by a blackmail political system”